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||BRAND NAME : Ismo-20
CHEMICAL CONTENTS : Isosorbide-5-mononitrate
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Uses:
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur is prescribed to prevent angina pectoris (crushing chest pain that results when partially clogged arteries restrict the flow of needed oxygen-rich blood to the heart muscle). This medication does not relieve angina attacks already underway.
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Dosage:
the usual starting dose is 30 mg (taken as a single 30 mg tablet or as one-half of a 60 mg tablet) or 60 mg once a day.
After several days, your doctor may increase the dose to 120 mg (a single 120 mg tablet or two 60 mg tablets) once daily.
Your doctor may further adjust the dosage according to your response to the medication.
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Contraindications :
You should not take Ismo, Monoket, Imdur if you have had a previous allergic reaction to it or to other heart medications containing nitrates or nitrites. Your doctor will probably not prescribe Ismo, Monoket, Imdur if you have had a recent heart attack or congestive heart failure. If the doctor decides that this medication is essential, your heart function and blood pressure will need to be closely monitored to avoid potential side effects.
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Side Effects:
Headache is the most common side effect Ismo, Monoket, Imdur; usually, Aspirin or acetaminophen will relieve the pain. The headaches associated with Ismo, Monoket, Imdur usually subside within a short time after treatment with the drug begins. Check with your doctor if your headaches persist or become more intense. Another common side effect is dizziness.
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Overdose:
Symptoms of Ismo, Monoket, Imdur overdose may include : Air hunger, bloody diarrhea, coma, confusion, difficulty breathing, fainting, fever, nausea, palpitations, paralysis, pressure in the head, profuse sweating, seizures, skin either cold and clammy or flushed, slow heartbeat, throbbing headache, vertigo, visual disturbances, vomiting
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Missed dose:
Take Ismo, Monoket, Imdur as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to your regular schedule. Do not take 2 doses at the same time.
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur Storage:
Store Ismo, Monoket, Imdur at room temperature.
Ismo, Monoket, Imdur More information: Ismo-20